Asrock B450 Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics97% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive237% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock B450 Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210803
Uptime3.4 Days
Run DateNov 24 '21 at 05:57
Run Duration285 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$298
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
74.4% Very good
Memory 74.9
1-Core 115
2-Core 216
77% 135 Pts
4-Core 398
8-Core 685
68% 542 Pts
64-Core 880
59% 880 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060
EVGA(3842 3656) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 496.76
Performing below potential (41st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97% Outstanding
Lighting 131
Reflection 118
Parallax 136
106% 128 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 102
Splatting 88.8
86% 110 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 97%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$72
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 937 674 676 657 655 654 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 2,360
Write 2,109
Mixed 1,598
SusWrite 709
378% 1,694 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 99.8
4K Mixed 67.8
221% 73.8 MB/s
DQ Read 836
DQ Write 520
DQ Mixed 712
522% 689 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 237%
Great: 334%
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
28GB free
Firmware: S1Z40102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 104 137 73 109 64 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
80% Very good
Read 492
Write 423
Mixed 423
SusWrite 155
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 28.8
127% 47.7 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 47.9
102% 205 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 80%
Great: 99%
Samsung 870 EVO 1TB-$110
718GB free
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 222 215 217 216 213 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 348
Write 330
Mixed 338
SusWrite 220
70% 309 MB/s
4K Read 36.6
4K Write 66.3
4K Mixed 48.8
153% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 222
165% 220 MB/s
Poor: 87%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 137%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
327GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 97 98 98 98 106 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 108
Write 101
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 98.8
72% 97 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
225% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$80
468GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 142 145 145 144 147 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
82.6% Excellent
Read 143
Write 131
Mixed 97.5
SusWrite 144
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
224% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$45
730GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 150 157 156 156 158 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 137
Write 161
Mixed 72.1
SusWrite 153
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
93% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$67
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
70.1% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 24.9
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 21.4
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 90.6
44% 90.6 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

 SkillBench Score 56: 6R 5G 11B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
56% 34% 64 226 130 144 23.6" 1920 1080 PNS0243 Pixio PXC243
Typical B450 Steel Legend Builds (Compare 15,908 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asrock B450 Steel Legend

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $653
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